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Sale of ‘Formidable’ Ka-52 to Egypt Boosts Russia’s Middle East Market Clout

Commenting on Russia winning the bid to supply its ship-based helicopters to Egypt, Russian military expert Viktor Litovkin said that the supply of the Ka-52Ks is part of Russia’s large-scale return to the Egyptian...

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USS Gerald Ford Supercarrier Might Ditch Shock Testing Before Deployment

The US Navy’s Ford-class aircraft carrier will not be required to go through shock trials, if the House Armed Services Committee gets its way. The 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) is getting marked...

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US Navy to Try 10-Year-Old Technology to End Hypoxia Problem on Fighter Jets

The US Navy is trying to solve the suffocation problem on some of its planes that’s tortured US pilots for years with new and improved oxygen generators, originally developed a decade ago. If you...

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India Plans to Equip Su-30 Fighter Jets With New Longer Range Missiles

Indian authorities are planning to enhance the capabilities of the country’s Air Force’s Su-30 fighter jets with new weapons, including advanced missiles able to hit targets at longer range, local media reported Thursday. According...

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NATO Confirms Tracking Three Russian Planes Over Baltic Sea

NATO confirmed on Wednesday its planes had tracked three Russian aircraft over the Baltic Sea as they had not not responded to air traffic controllers or provided information about themselves. Russian Su-27 Vs. US...

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Super Hercules: Lockheed Martin Unveils C-130J Aircraft for Special Operations

The aircraft contains for engines and is designed to conduct intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, psychological operations, airdrop resupply, personnel recovery and humanitarian relief. Lockheed Martin announced in a statement on Tuesday it has rolled out its C-130J-SOF...

Turkish STM General Manager Davut YILMAZ 0

IDEF 2017 Message from Davut Y?lmaz, General Manager, STM

STM: Centre of Excellence for Engineering, Technology and Consulting As we are all aware, the Turkish defence and aerospace industry has witnessed a rapid development in recent years, performing remarkably well across the world....